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BF9D4B1715762DC5872583C4006207CF Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For HB19-1228

HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
Date Mar 21, 2019      
Location LSB A



HB19-1228 - Referred to House Appropriations


11:50:46 AM  

Representatives Titone and Bird presented House Bill 19-1228 to the committee.  For tax years 2020 through 2024, this bill increases the amount of state affordable housing tax credits that the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) may allocate each year.

11:58:14 AM  
Karlyn Huffman, representing Yale Station, testified in support of the bill.
11:59:14 AM  
Jo Feder, representing the League of Women Voters, testified in support of the bill.
12:02:41 PM  
Kimball Crangle, representing Gorman & Company, testified in support of the bill.
12:04:23 PM  
Michael Medina, representing himself, testified in support of the bill.
12:08:06 PM  
Karen Kallenberg, representing Habitat for Humanity of Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
12:08:28 PM  
Ruth Aponte, representing Counties &
Commissioners Acting Together, testified in support of the bill and presented
a handout (Attachment A).
12:24:18 PM  
Jenni Grafton, representing the City of Westminster, testified in support of the bill.
12:24:32 PM  
Thomas Davidson, representing Counties & Commissioners Acting Together and Colorado Counties Incorporated, testified in support of the bill.
12:27:17 PM  
Gini Pingenot, reprsenting Colorado Counties Incorporated, testified in support of the bill.
12:29:14 PM  
Peter Lifari, representing Unison Housing Partners, testified in support of the bill.
12:33:05 PM  
Elena Wilken, representing Housing Colorado, testified in support of the bill.
12:36:06 PM  
Rachel Stern, representing Advantage Capital, testified in support of the bill.
12:39:24 PM  
Chris Hite, representing Sugar Creek Capital, testified in support of the bill and responded to questions from the committee.
12:47:24 PM  
Mr. Lifari responded to questions from the committee.
12:48:52 PM  

Holly Jackson, representing Silva-Markham Partners, testified in a neutral capacity.

12:50:27 PM  

Jessica Dominguez, representing InterFaith Alliance, testified in support of the bill.

12:52:34 PM  
Aaron Miripol, representing Urban Land Consulting, testified in support of the bill.
12:54:34 PM  

Jerilynn Martinez, representing CHFA, testified in support of the bill.

12:57:25 PM  
Ms. Martinez and Mr. Miripol responded to questions from the committee.
01:03:29 PM  
Meghan Dollar, representing the Colorado Municipal League, testified in support of the bill.
01:04:45 PM  
Representatives Bird and Titone made closing comments on the bill.


01:09:37 PM
Motion Refer House Bill 19-1228 to the Committee on Appropriations.
Moved Bird
Seconded Tipper
Beckman No
Benavidez Yes
Bird Yes
Bockenfeld No
Gray Excused
Rich Yes
Sandridge No
Snyder Yes
Sullivan Yes
Tipper Yes
Herod Yes
Final YES: 7   NO: 3   EXC: 1   ABS:  0   FINAL ACTION:  PASS






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